Bantering Points: 1/24/20

Here are today’s news and links:

Rangers News:

  • Larry Brooks argues that it would behoove the Blueshirts to move on from Alexandar Georgiev sooner rather than later (NY Post)
  • Colin Stephenson ponders if the Rangers would be better off selling off their pending free agents or making a late season playoff push (Newsday)
  • Laura Albanese discusses how even with trade rumors swirling around him, Chris Kreider’s focus remains on helping his current team win hockey games (Newsday)
  • Vincent Mercogliano chatted with Vitali Kravtsov about his re-adjustment back to North America, his season with Hartford thus far, and more (LoHud)
  • Jeb Biggart reminisces on past trades centered around goaltenders and what they mean for a potential Georgiev trade (The Hockey Writers)
  • Scott Blair examines Jeff Gorton’s options as the trade deadline draws near (The Hockey Writers)
  • Steve Paulus tells us how fans can scratch their itch for Rangers’ hockey even in the midst of the All-Star break (Blue Line Station)
  • Paulus also ponders if Gorton is the right man to be tasked with guiding the franchise back to Stanley Cup contention (Blue Line Station)
  • $hayna Goldman take$ a look at Ryan $trome’$ value to the Ranger$ as both a player and a trade chip (The Athletic)/

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